Severe Weather and Heavy Rainfall Potential for the East; Active Weather Continues for the West

Strong Pacific storm will continue to bring heavy precipitation and strong winds across the western U.S. today. Across the east, the chance for strong to severe thunderstorms later today as low pressure tracks eastward. This system could redevelop into a coastal storm for the mid-Atlantic and Northeast corridors into Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 25 Oct 12:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Helenwood TN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly after 8am.  High near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Showers, mainly after 8am. High near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers. Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Helenwood TN
 36.38°N 84.54°W (Elev. 1385 ft)
12:12 pm EDT Oct 25, 2021
1pm EDT Oct 25, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 31, 2021
 
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